Special Events

The City of The Colony hosts a variety of special events throughout the year. Check back regularly as new events are added as the year progresses.

      

  • Sunset Concert Series - August 15
  • Back 2 School Bash - August 19
  • Movies in the Park "Free Birds" - September 5
  • Sunset Concert Series - September 19
  • Bow-Wow Luau - September 13
  • Movies in the Park "Frozen" - October 3
  • Family Fright Night - October 25 - 26
  • American Heroes - November 8
  • Holiday In The Park / Parade of Lights – December 6

  • The Colony Christmas Spectacular – December 6 – January 3

Movies In The Park
Date: Friday, Sept. 5, “Free Birds”
Time: 7:45 p.m.
Location: The Colony Five Star Complex, 4100 Blair Oaks Drive
Cost: FREE

Bring the whole family to enjoy popcorn and a kid-friendly movie as well as fun games and give-aways. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show on a large outdoor inflatable screen brought to you by the Parks and Recreation Department. Blankets, chairs and refreshments are welcome. Concessions will also be available for purchase. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

Bow-Wow Luau
Date: Saturday, Sept. 13
Time: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Location:
Hawaiian Falls Waterpark, 4400 Paige Road
Cost: $20/person, limit two dogs per person; $15/person for TC residents; $10 each additional person

Calling all dog lovers! This one-of-a-kind event is returning for another great year at Hawaiian Falls Waterpark. Dive in with your best canine friend and enjoy doggie swims, contests, games, and prizes. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Colony Animal Shelter Injured Animal Fund. Concessions will be available for purchase. Limit two dogs per owner. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

Sunset Concert Series

Date: Friday, Sept. 19, Danny Allen

Time: 8 - 10 p.m.

Location: Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Road

Cost: Free vehicle admission 30 minutes prior to performance.

 

Come on out to Stewart Creek Park to enjoy a sunset concert. Relax to the sounds of the band as we enjoy the beautiful sun setting on Lake Lewisville. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

 

Movies In The Park
Date: Friday, Oct. 3, “Frozen”
Time: 7:15 p.m.
Location: The Colony Five Star Complex, 4100 Blair Oaks Drive
Cost: Free

Bring the whole family to enjoy popcorn and a kid-friendly movie as well as fun games and give-aways. Sit back, relax and enjoy the show on a large outdoor inflatable screen brought to you by the Parks and Recreation Department. Blankets, chairs and refreshments are welcome. Concessions will also be available for purchase. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

Family Fright Night
Date: Saturday, Oct. 25 – Sunday, Oct. 26
Time:
4 p.m.– 9 a.m.
Location: Stewart Creek Park, 3700 Sparks Road
Cost: Varies

Don't miss the Eighth Annual Family Fright Night family Halloween campout at Stewart Creek Park. Join us for a haunted trail, tent trick or treating, costume and scream contests, scary movie, hayride, campfire, s’mores and great food. This event has limited enrollment and fills quickly, so don't delay. Registration begins October 1. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

American Heroes
Date: Saturday, Nov. 8
Time: Dependent upon activity
Location: Five Star Complex, 4100 Blair Oaks Drive
Cost: Free admission

The City of The Colony and American Legion Post 21 is once again proud to celebrate and honor all the men and women who are currently serving or have served our country at this all-day festival. Activities include a fun run/walk, car/bike/truck show, family entertainment, great food, live music, silent auction, patriotic Veterans ceremonies and an incredible fireworks show. For more information and specific activity start times, please visit www.SaluteAmericanHeroes.com or contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

Holiday in the Park & Parade of Lights& Baking Contest
Date: Saturday, Dec. 6
Time: Dependent upon activity
Location: Dependent upon activity
Cost: Dependent upon activity

This annual event, presented by The Colony Parks and Recreation Department, will make its way through town with a bang. All-day activities include: pictures with Santa from noon to 2 p.m. at The Colony Public Library, 6800 Main St. ($2 per photo); Parade of Lights at 5:45 p.m. (route begins at Peters Colony Elementary parking lot and proceeds west on Nash to Blair Oaks and then south to The Five Star Complex); Holiday In The Park at 6 p.m. at Perryman Park, 4930 S. Colony Blvd. Holiday in the Park will feature festive holiday music and performances, a holiday craft station and holiday baking contest. Saturday will also kickoff The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show at Central Fire Station. For more information, please contact the Parks and Recreation Department at 972-625-1106.

The Colony Christmas Spectacular

Date: Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014 – Jan. 3, 2015
Time: Sunset – 10 p.m.
Location:
Central Fire Station
, 4900 Blair Oaks Drive
Cost: Free

 

The Colony Christmas Spectacular light show at is choreographed to music and can be seen every evening in December starting on Dec. 6 from sunset to 10 p.m. Tune your radio to 99.9FM to enjoy the music. For more information, please www.thecolonychristmasspectacular.com.   

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Planning a Special Event? Here is the information you'll need:

Special Events Guide and Submission Packet or you may call Inspections at 972-624-3160.

 

 
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